Tag Archives: iPhone

Wishlist: MiniDock for iPhones and iPods

How many times have you left a charging phone lying on the floor, potentially in harm’s way? No need to fret with the MiniDock for iPhones and iPods from Bluelounge. The dock lets the device sit upright while it charges, letting you check it easily (or at least not step on the dang thing)....

Wishlist: Micro-suction Smartphone Stand

This cute little smartphone stand by Bluelounge is called Milo, and he lets you use any smooth-backed smartphone hands free. The device uses something called micro-suction (touted as a high-tech Japanese technology—though googling only brings up references to Bluelounge) to hold the smartphone in place, in landscape or portrait mode. Pretty sweet! $14.95.

Wishlist: HOW and Print iPad and iPhone Cases

Our designers have been busy on a fun new project: HOW iPhone and iPad cases with gorgeous geometric designs and a little HOW logo. These are perfect gifts for the design-savvy people in your life! Our sister magazine Print also has a store with their own designs, all in classy grayscale. Prices start at $39.95.

Siri, Pour Me a Beer

The winner of the Office We’d Most Like to Work in Other Than Our Own Award is Nashville/Atlanta agency redpepper. They rigged up a beer-serving monster truck that takes commands from Twitter. Just watch the video. I have no more words.  

Free: HOW Interactive Conference App for iOS

Thanks to Method Apps, we’ve got a free HOW Interactive Conference app you can download! In the app—compatible with iOS 4.0 or newer—you can check the session schedule, browse the speakers’ bios, take notes and more. You can download it in the App Store. And, of course, we’ll be tweeting throughout the conference @HOWinteractive....

Mobile Devices as Design Elements

Using smartphones and tablets in web designs not only looks attractive, it also quickly conveys a message of being cutting-edge and mobile friendly. We've picked out some great examples of using mobile devices as design elements.

Monster Maker App

Friend of HOW and monsters Stefan Bucher just released a super fun monster-making app that may well be the best 99 cents I’ve ever spent. Just blow some ink and add on eyeballs, legs and more to create your very own inky creature! Check out the brand new Daily Monster® MONSTER MAKER app for...